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Queen Margaret University Way, Musselburgh EH21 6UU, EH21 6UU
£22,681 - £23,144 per month
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35.75 week per week

Sport & Fitness Assistant

Sports and Leisure Services

Hours: 1 x Full-Time. 35.75 hours per week.

We welcome applications from individuals seeking part time positions. If you prefer part time hours, please indicate so on your application.

Grade 3: £22,681 - £23,144 per annum (with possible progression to £24,533). Pro-rata for part-time.

Ref: CVRG19027A

Queen Margaret University Sport & Fitness is looking for a friendly, enthusiastic and customer focused individual to join their team. The facilities include a fitness suite and weights room, exercise studio, outdoor all-weather pitch and sports hall. The successful applicants will be required to supervise the use of all areas of the centre, carry out gym inductions and programmes, set up equipment, deliver exercise classes, provide excellent customer service and reception duties.

You will have a Fitness Instructor (Gym) qualification equivalent to REPs level 2, the ability to lead group exercise classes and a First Aid at Work certificate. The ability to work in a team within a customer service focused environment is essential for the role. You should be adaptable, flexible and be able to use your own initiative. Previous experience in a similar position, a REPs level 3 qualification and the ability to instruct specialised exercise classes (for example, indoor cycling, yoga etc.) would be desirable for the role. Shifts will include working 5 out of 7 days.

Should you wish to apply for this vacancy please visit our vacancies page and complete an application online. If you are applying for part-time, please state this on your application.

If you have any queries regarding the application process or require any special assistance please contact Human Resources on 0131 474 0000 or email

The closing date for this position is Thursday 30th May 2024 at 23.59

Interviews will be taking place on Thursday 13th June 2024